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Patient lying in operation room ready for eye surgery
May 2020
Good Vision Given a $400,000 Boost
The allocation of this grant indicates a commitment to the eye health sector and the Government’s support for eye health...
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Close up of woman holding walking stick
May 2020
Reducing Glaucoma’s Burden for Improved Quality of Life
An individual’s wellbeing may be affected over time by a disease, disability or disorder, and the impact of glaucoma on the patient...
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Beryl
Apr 2020
Beryl's Story
I had re-entered the work force a few years before I was diagnosed. I had stopped having regular check-ups for several years as my glasses seemed perfect for my needs and I saw no reason to change them. 
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Scientists conducting meeting in board room
Apr 2020
Public Funding for Standalone MIGS Procedures a Step Closer
Government advisors recommend minimally invasive glaucoma surgery should be publicly funded as a standalone procedure...
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Male patient in hospital bed signing document
Apr 2020
MIGS Approved as Standalone Procedure
The long-awaited new Medicare Benefits Schedule item for minimally invasive glaucoma surgery as a standalone procedure has been approved...
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Peter
Apr 2020
Peter's Story
My Glaucoma was firstly detected 13 years ago by a visit to the optician ...
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Virus cell
Apr 2020
Vision Australia Tele-health Services to Support Clients Through COVID-19
The organisation is urging the Australian health-care sector to continue to refer patients to Vision Australia for access to its specialist blindness and low vision services...
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Surgeons with arms crossed from waist down
Apr 2020
RANZCO Ready and Waiting For Return of Elective Surgeries
Once safe, it is especially important that vulnerable Australians are able to have their vision restored even during isolation...
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Lantern
Apr 2020
Don’t Drop Your Eye-Health in Ramadan
When it comes to fasting and the use of eye drops, be rest assured there is no need to compromise on faith nor your eye-health during Ramadan...
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